New releases from Nivada Grenchen, Norqain, Cartier and more New releases from Nivada Grenchen, Norqain, Cartier and more

New releases from Nivada Grenchen, Norqain, Cartier and more

Pietro Pilla

This week’s selection mainly includes many watches that are off the beaten path. The famous independent MB&F and the very popular Furlan Marri are just an example. There is also a celebratory edition of a watchmaking heavyweight that oozes elegance and design from every angle. Leaving you with the ten selected releases from the past seven days, we wish you a good start to the upcoming week!

Aeronom Aero One BLK

Aeronom Aero One BLK

  • Having German industrial design in mind, now it’s time to take it a step further coating the original Aero One in black.
  • This bold and robust timepiece certainly won’t go unnoticed despite the black stealth look.
  • With a 41.5 mm case and a water resistance of 100 metres, its sporty intentions are made clear.

Learn more about the Aeronom Aero One BLK here.

MB&F Legacy Machine Split Escapement EVO Taipei Edition

MB&F LMSE EVO Taipei Edition

  • The LM Split Escapement Evo this time features a black (or dark grey, depending on the light) base, with a dark green dial and rings.
  • This sportier model from MB&F has a 44mm titanium case, with a screw-down crown and a FlexRing shock absorber.
  • Unfortunately limited to only 20 pieces, it’s available in the newly refurbished MB&F lab in Taipei.

Learn more about the MB&F Legacy Machine Split Escapement EVO Taipei Edition here.

Certina DS-1 Skeleton

Certina DS 1 Skeleton

  • Certina expands its classic DS-1 collection with the introduction of an open-face dial.
  • The movement, visible from both front and back, is the Swatch Group’s classic Powermatic 80.
  • Available with a white, brown, or blue dial, it has several strap options that range from leather to different stainless steel bracelets.

Learn more about the Certina DS-1 Skeleton here.

Zenith DEFY Extreme Carl Cox

Zenith Defy Extreme Carl Cox

  • Zenith teams up with legendary British club DJ and record producer Carl Cox on a second music-inspired signature edition.
  • For the first time ever, the DEFY Extreme’s case is crafted in matte-finished stainless steel and yellow gold.
  • It features subdials styled after vinyl records and a stroboscope-effect rehaut styled after a record player.

Learn more about the Zenith Defy Extreme Carl Cox here.

Venezianico Nereide Amazonite

Venezianico Nereide Amazzonite

  • This Venetian-based brand uses a rare Amazonite stone dial as a tribute to Aztec and Mayan civilizations.
  • The watch is powered by the reliable Sellita SW200-1, which is housed in their classic 42mm Nereide case.
  • The turquoise rubber strap complements the colour of the stone, but it’s also possible to choose a matching stainless steel bracelet.

Learn more about the Venezianico Nereide Amazonite here.

Norqain Wild ONE Hakuna Mipaka Limited Edition

Norqain WildONE Hakuna Mipaka Brown

  • Norqain partners with wildlife ambassador Dean Schneider for the third time to support the South African reserve of Hakuna Mipaka.
  • The classic Wild One model is coloured in the earthy tones of King Dexter’s fur, Dexter being one of the lions living in the area.
  • The automatic Calibre NN20/1, crafted by Kenissi, is chronometer-certified and has a 70-hour power reserve.

Learn more about the Norqain Wild ONE Hakuna Mipaka Limited Edition here.

Vieren Stereo Diamond

VIEREN Black Stereo Diamond

  • While the original collection was inspired by vintage stereos, these new models took ’70s clubbing style as a reference.
  • The funky seven-link bracelet is well-integrated into the rectangular, matching-tone case.
  • Each timepiece is hand-set with 93 diamonds and you can choose between stainless steel, gold PVD or black PVD.

Learn more about the Vieren Stereo Diamond here.

Furlan Marri + seconde/seconde/ Hertz Beat

Furlan Marri seconde seconde Hertz Beat

  • The success of Furlan Marri merges with the genius of Romaric André, to bring some love to quartz watches.
  • Based on the Nero Sabbia model, there’s a beating heart at 9 o’clock that moves using the chronograph.
  • Unfortunately already sold out, it was a limited edition of just 200 pieces delivered in a special emergency kit.

Learn more about the Furlan Marri + seconde/seconde/ Hertz Beat here.

Cartier Les Rééditions Tank Cintrée Platinum

Cartier TanK Cintree Platinum CPCP

  • Cartier’s elegantly curved Tank Cintrée gets a luxurious 950 platinum makeover.
  • This limited edition celebrates the 100th anniversary of the Tank Cintrée in platinum.
  • A thinner case and Jaeger-LeCoultre-sourced movement make this Cintrée particularly refined.

Learn more about the Cartier Les Rééditions Tank Cintrée Platinum here.

Nivada Grenchen F77 Smoked Dial

Nivada Grenchen F77 Smoked

  • The new iteration of the F77 comes straight out of the late ’70s with a smoked brown dial.
  • Maintaining its original 37mm case, this stainless steel sports watch has a distinctly vintage vibe.
  • Available both with and without a date indication, the automatic movement takes the absence of the date into account, with no ghost position.

Learn more about the Nivada Grenchen F77 Smoked Dial here.